06 March 2006
Application has been made to the UK Listing Authority and the London Stock
Exchange for block listings totalling 10,436,365 ordinary shares of US$0.10 each
in the Company. These shares are being allotted to trade on the London Stock
Exchange and will be admitted to the Official List upon allotment pursuant to
the Company's obligations under various share plans. The shares will rank
equally with the existing issued ordinary shares of the Company.
The block listings consist of 3,239,650 shares to be issued under the SABMiller
plc Executive Share Purchase Scheme, 3,564,541 shares to be issued under the
SABMiller plc Executive Share Option (No.2) Scheme - UK, 122,591 shares to be
issued under the SABMiller plc Approved Share Option Scheme - UK and 3,509,583
shares under the SABMiller plc International Scheme.
This application is supplemental to the original block listings of 5,000,000
ordinary shares of US$0.10 each made on 16 April 1999 and of 4,376,261 ordinary
shares of US$0.10 each made on 19 April 2002 and 4,922,944 ordinary shares of
US$0.10 each made on 2 March 2004.
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